WeightWatchers launches program for users of Ozempic and other weight-loss drugs

[ad_1] For those who thought Ozempic would spell the end of diet programs, think again. WeightWatchers this week launched WeightWatchers GLP-1, a subscription program focused on the health and nutrition needs of patients using Ozempic and Wegovy, two brands of semaglutide, a diabetes drug that has exploded in popularity for its effectiveness in helping people … Read more

FDA updates Ozempic label with potential blocked intestines side effect, also reported with Wegovy and Mounjaro

[ad_1] Weight-loss drugs can have side effects Health officials raise concern about weight-loss drugs’ possible side effects 05:19 The label for the diabetes drug Ozempic — which has become popular for weight loss — now acknowledges reports of blocked intestines following use of the medication. The change comes after the Food and Drug Administration greenlighted … Read more